Thursday Tips – Jan. 5


MIPA offers Thursday Tips weekly to all members via the MIPA List-Serv. We are happy to post them, periodically, to all visitors to the MIPA website. Enjoy!

1)      Udemy is offering a course of 34 lectures by Dan Rather for $10 until Jan. 11.

2)      With all the talk about false news, this chart may be helpful in discerning the more consistently accurate news sources.

3)      MIPA Individual Contests rules are posted at  The SJOY of the year deadline in Jan. 13.  Most of the other deadlines are Feb. 15.

4)      Scholastic Journalism week is coming up Feb. 19-25. Some ideas for activities can be found at

5)      Here’s a short video about using Facebook Live for news coverage.